The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Becquerelia

The genus Becquerelia is in the family Cyperaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Becquerelia

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Becquerelia clarkei T.Koyama Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Becquerelia cymosa Brongn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Becquerelia discolor Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Becquerelia divaricata (Nees) Palla Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Becquerelia gigantea Hochst. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Becquerelia martii (Nees) H.Pfeiff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Becquerelia muricata (Boeckeler) Nees Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Becquerelia poeppigiana Kunth Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Becquerelia tuberculata (Boeckeler) H.Pfeiff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 21 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Becquerelia. Of these 7 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 6 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Becquerelia. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 21 species names for the genus Becquerelia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 33.3%
Synonym 12 57.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 9.5%

All names

The status of the 27 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Becquerelia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 25.9%
Synonym 18 66.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 7.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 21 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Becquerelia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 7 12 0 0 19 90.5%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 9.5%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Becquerelia is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 4.8%
WCSP 7 12 0 1 0 20 95.2%